This article contends that information literacy should be considered a standard component in a 21st century liberal education. It explores the role of libraries and librarians within this context while contrasting the "Google it" mentality with deep researching and critical thinking about information and the information-seeking process, both in libraries and in the free online environment.
Wiebe, Todd. “The Information Literacy Imperative in Higher Education.” Liberal Education 102, no. 1 (March 9, 2016): 52–57. http://www.aacu.org/liberaleducation/2015-2016/fall-winter/wiebe